Assistance and Services
Viterbo University is Military and Veteran Friendly
One of the core
values at Viterbo is hospitality. Viterbo
faculty and staff members are dedicated to coaching students to academic
success. Viterbo’s commitment and gratitude
to service men and women is reflected in the many student services provided. The
following provide specific assistance for military students and veterans:
Academic Resource Center
students have full access to learning and academic writing center services
through the Academic Resource Center. Assistance with study skills, note
taking, test taking, and writing skills are available during daytime hours or
in the evening by appointment. Special accommodative services are available
through the Academic Resource Center for students with disabilities.
Conrad Targonski, OFM, serves as a special friend, confidant, and mentor to military
and veteran students. Fr. Targonski, university chaplain, served in the military, where he traveled with enlisted men and
women to many parts of the world including deployments in war zone locales. He
retired in September 2010 from the U.S. Navy Chaplain Corps with a rank of
captain, having served the Marine Corps for 22 years.
Military and veteran students needing assistance in
finding employment opportunities may work with the career services office to
address their specific needs. Students may also consider internship
opportunities that provide a blend of work and learning experience. Staff
members are available to assist with job searches, resume development,
interview skills, and other services as needed. The career services office
maintains connections with the VA representative for Iowa Workforce Development
Counseling Referral Services
Viterbo's counseling services provides an excellent
first point of contact for individuals who are struggling with their re-entry
into school. This office has access to a broad range of community services
available to provide the necessary support for veteran students seeking
In order to
be considered for Federal, State, and Institutional need-based financial aid
programs, you must file the free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Paper forms are available through the FAFSA website.
However, we strongly encourage you to file your
FAFSA online at www.fafsa.gov.
- The priority filing date is March 15, 2011, for
2011-12 academic year.
- The Viterbo
University federal school code is 003911.
documentation required to receive a financial aid award letter include:
for admission (new students)
- institutional data form
- verification documents as requested by the financial aid office
If you need help, contact the Viterbo University Office of
Financial Aid at 608-796-3900 or 800-848-3726, or email@example.com.
The financial aid office is located at 218
Murphy Center, 900 Viterbo Drive, La Crosse, WI 54601.
Viterbo University’s Center for Adult Learning assists by providing personalized advisement and services
to help students obtain a bachelor’s degree. A Viterbo academic advisor visits Ft. McCoy every
Wednesday from 11 a.m.–5:30 p.m. in the Army Education Center, Building 50. Stop by or call to set up an
appointment 1-888-848-3726 or 1-888-VITERBO, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
There is also support with the completion and submission
of the required forms for education benefits, and information about your
benefits and educational opportunities. The Army Education Center,
Building 50, at Fort McCoy assists with understanding and processing your
military education benefits.